Calendar

BRIDGTON

Sat., Apr. 21 — Earth Day Cleanup, 9 a.m., Community Center. Work boots, gloves, bug spray, and water recommended. Picnic afterwards. FMI 647-4352.

Sun., Apr. 22 — Loon Echo Earth Day hike up Bald Pate, 3 p.m. Approximately 2 hours. Dress appropriately, bring water and snacks. Share Earth Day music, poems, stories. FMI 647-4352.

Tue., Apr. 24 — Food pantry, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., St. Joseph Catholic Church, 225 S. High St. FMI 647-2334 or 743-2606.

Wed., Apr. 25 — Free Community Dinner, 5:30 p.m., St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 42 Sweden Rd. (Rte. 93).

Thur., Apr. 26 — LEA Holt Pond springtime walk, 3:30 – 5 p.m., Holt Pond Preserve, S. Bridgton. FMI 647-8580 or alanna@leamaine.org

Sat., Apr. 28 — Drug take back day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Community Center. Drop of old, expired unused pills; no questions asked.

Sat., Apr. 28 — Book signing by Peggy Flagg, 1 – 3 p.m., Bridgton Books, 140 Main St. Books: My Spiritual Journey and Life on Earth.

Mon., Apr. 30 — Free screening of documentary Paper Tigers, 6 p.m., Magic Lantern Theater.

CASCO

Sat., Apr. 28 — Traditional Saturday Night Supper, 5 – 6 p.m., Casco Village Church UCC, 941 Meadow Rd. (Rte. 121) $8 adults, $5 children 8 and under, $21 max for a family. Sponsored by the Diaconate.

DENMARK

Fri., Apr. 20 — Denmark Mountain Hikers, easy hike, Black Pond Preserve, Lovell, 600 ft. Meet 8 a.m. at Denmark Congregational Church. FMI 756-2247.

Fri., Apr. 27 — Denmark Mountain Hikers, moderate hike, Peaked Mountain, North Conway Notch, N.H., 1,200 ft. Meet 8 a.m. at Denmark Congregational Church. FMI 756-2247.

FRYEBURG

Thur., Apr. 19 Art Celebrates Place exhibition, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Pace Galleries of Art, Leura Hill Eastman PAC, 18 Bradley St. FMI 935-9232.

Tue., Apr. 24 Art Celebrates Place exhibition, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Pace Galleries of Art, Leura Hill Eastman PAC, 18 Bradley St. FMI 935-9232.

Thur., Apr. 26 Art Celebrates Place exhibition, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Pace Galleries of Art, Leura Hill Eastman PAC, 18 Bradley St. FMI 935-9232.

Sat., Apr. 28 — Drug take back day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Rite-Aid Pharmacy, 119 Bridgton Rd. Drop of old, expired unused pills; no questions asked.

Tue., May 1 Art Celebrates Place exhibition, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m., Pace Galleries of Art, Leura Hill Eastman PAC, 18 Bradley St. FMI 935-9232.

HARRISON

Sat., Apr. 21 — Earth Day town cleanup, 10 a.m. – 1 p.m. Meet at fire station 10 a.m., trash bags provided. Live music and lunch to follow clean up.

Tue., May 1 — Senior luncheon, Community Room, doors open 11 a.m., lunch served at noon. Bingo after lunch. Sponsored by Lions Club.

Wed., May 3 — Harrison Lutheran Cemetery Assn. meeting, 7 p.m., at home of Daphne Chaplin across from cemetery on Route 117. FMI 583-6645 after 5 p.m.

HIRAM

Sun., Apr. 22 — Earth Day sing-a-long with the SLUKES, 2 p.m., Arts Center, 8 Hancock Ave., next to Soldiers Memorial Library. Free. Light refreshments. FMI 655-4650.

LOVELL

Sat., Apr. 21 — Public breakfast, 7:30 – 10 a.m., Lions Club (former Grange Hall), Route 5, N. Lovell. $7 adults, $4 children 12 and under. To benefit Lewis Dana Hill Memorial Library.

Sat., Apr. 21 — GLLT walk 9:30 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Heald and Bradley Ponds Reserve. Topic: vernal pools. Meet at the trailhead, Fairburn Parking Lot, Slab City Rd. Check www.gllt.com for updates.

Sat., Apr. 21 — Last day of $2/bag sale at Lovell UCC Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. – noon.

NAPLES

Sat., Apr. 21 — Edes Falls Sewing Circle baked bean supper, sittings 4 and 5 p.m., Edes Falls Community Center, 319 Edes Falls Rd.

Fri., Apr. 27 — 2nd Annual Agricultural Career Fair, 9 a.m. – 12:30 p.m., Lake Region Vocational Center at LRHS. FMI 693-3864.

OTISFIELD

Tue., Apr. 24 — Lunch with a purpose 11:30 a.m. – 1 p.m. p.m., Speakers on Advance Directives/Living Wills. East Otisfield Free Baptist Church, Rayville Rd., 3/4 mile from Rte. 121. Free bag lunch. FMI 461-1995.

RAYMOND

Thur., Apr. 26 — Raymond Arts Alliance Open Mic Night, 6 p.m., Raymond Village Community Church, 27 Main St. All levels welcome and encouraged. Light refreshments available. No admission charge, donations accepted.

Sat., Apr. 28 — Drug take back day, 10 a.m. – 2 p.m., Raymond Fire Station, 1443 Roosevelt Trail (Rte. 302). Drop of old, expired unused pills; no questions asked.

SWEDEN

Sun., Apr. 22 — Grafting Fruit Trees workshop, 10 a.m., Sy’s Trees, 338 Bridgton Rd. (Rte. 93). FMI and register at Grafting Fruit Trees - Beyond the Bench www.meetup.com

Sat., Apr. 28 — Spring Clean Up Day, 9 a.m., Town Meeting House. Bring tools and dress for yard work and painting.

WATERFORD

Thur., Apr. 19 — Community supper, 6 p.m., Wilkins House (next to church), Plummer Hill Rd. Bring main dish or salad to share.

Fri., Apr. 20 — OCEA-R meeting, 10:30 a.m., N. Waterford Congregational Church. Speaker: Erica Jed, former owner of Books N Things in Norway.

AREA EVENTS

Sat., Apr. 21 — Free Reiki clinic, 9 a.m. - noon, Town Office, 19 Danforth St., Norway. Sponsored by Cancer Resource Center. Call 890-0329 before noon, Fri. 13 to reserve a spot.

Sat., Apr. 21 — Ticket Auction, Christ Episcopal Church, 35 Paris St., Norway. Doors open 10 a.m., auction at noon. Over 300 items. Food available.

Sat., Apr. 21 — Texas Hold’em tournament, Jackson-Silver Post 68, 595 Gore Rd., Locke Mills. Doors open 11 a.m., games start 1 p.m. BYOB, meals and beverages available. $50 buy-in.

Sat., Apr. 21 — Ticket Auction to benefit Responsible Pet Care, bidding starts 5 p.m. Over 300 items. Tickets $5 - $20, food and refreshments available. Oxford Hills Comprehensive High School, South Paris.

Wed., Apr. 25 — GOP Gubernatorial Primary Forum, 7 p.m., Viola George Auditorium, Alfond Hall, St. Joseph’s College, 278 Whites Bridge Rd., Standish. Free and open to the public. Organized by Standish Republican Town Committee.

Sat., Apr. 28 — Natural World Storytime, 10 – 11 a.m., North Conway Library, 2719 Main St., N. Conway, N.H. For children age 4 and older. Theme: Birds. FMI 603-356-2961.

ONGOING WEEKLY

DAILY

Alcoholics Anonymous, 9 a.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

Alcoholics Anonymous, noon - 1 p.m., St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, Sweden Rd., Bridgton. O/D

MONDAYS

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 - 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Taoist Tai Chi, 9 a.m., Beginner Class, Bridgton Community Center.

Sebago Food Pantry, 9 - 10:30 a.m. (3:30 - 5:30 p.m. 2nd Mon.) Nazarene Church, Rte. 114. FMI 787-2177.

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. - noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Bridge, 1 p.m., Bradley St., Fryeburg. Runs year-round.

Cribbage, 2 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Celebrate Recovery, Christ-based 12-step recovery program, 6 - 8 p.m., Lake Region Vineyard Church, 402 Main St., Bridgton. FMI 647-5439.

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m. Bridgton Community Center, 15 Depot St. ODLH

Narcotics Anonymous, 7 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

TUESDAYS

Jeanette’s Free Clothing Closet, 9 - 11:30 a.m., First Congregational Church, Bridgton.

Tai Chi Maine, 10 a.m. set practice, Town Hall, Bridgton.

Chickadee Quilters, 10 a.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Tunes for Tots, 10 - 11 a.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Naples Food Pantry, 10 - 11:30 a.m., United Methodist Church, Village Green. FMI 595-2754.

Technology Help, 10:30 - noon, Bridgton Public Library

Bridgton Food Pantry, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., Methodist Church, 98 Main St., FMI 647-4476.

Community Lunch, noon, Sebago Nazarene Church, $3.50 suggested donation

Bridge, 12:15 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Cards/Board games, noon - 2:30 p.m., Harrison Fire Station Community Room.

Adult Knitting, 1 - 3 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Pokemon Club, 3 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Harrison Food Bank, 6 - 7:30 p.m., VFW Hall, 176 Waterford Rd. FMI 890-9742.

Al-Anon Bridgton, 7 p.m. Newcomers Meeting, 7:30 - 8:30 p.m. Open Meeting, St. Joseph Catholic Church, Bridgton.

AA Step Mtgs., 7 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

WEDNESDAYS

Free Breakfast, 7:30 - 9:30 a.m., Naples United Methodist Church, 1000 Roosevelt Trl. Breakfast postponed to Friday if SAD 61 schools are delayed or closed.

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 - 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Story Time, 9:30 a.m., Denmark Public Library, Rte. 117.

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. - noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Kids’ Knitting, 10:30 - 11:30 a.m., Bridgton Public Library

Sweden Food Pantry, 11 a.m. - 1 p.m., Sweden Community Church. Rte. 93. First and third Wednesday of the month only.

Senior Lunch, noon, Bridgton Community Center.

Ping Pong, 1 - 3 p.m., Harrison Fire Station Community Room.

Mah Jongg, 1 - 4 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Conversational Spanish, 4 - 4:45 p.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Taoist Tai Chi, 2 p.m., Beginner Class, Bridgton Community Center.

Over 40 Pickleball, 5:30 - 7 p.m., Harrison Elementary School. FMI 583-2241.

Bible Study, 6 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 7 - 8 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

Otisfield Sewing & Craft Group, 1 - 3:30 p.m. (every Wed, except 3rd Wed. of mo.), Community Hall.

THURSDAYS

Rotary Club Meeting, 7:15 a.m. Bridgton Community Center.

Casual Crafters, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Tai Chi Maine, 10 a.m., set practice, Town Hall, Bridgton.

AA Step-Meeting, 9 a.m., Step Sisters 6 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

The Academy Collects, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m., Pace Galleries of Art, Leura Hill Eastman Performing Arts Center, Fryeburg Academy.

Gathering Place Support Group, noon, Bridgton Community Center.

Pinochle, 1 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Free Community Kettle Supper, 5 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

Pickleball, 7 p.m., Casco Community Center Gym. FMI 627-4187.

Chickadee Quilters, 6:30 p.m., Bridgton Community Center.

FRIDAYS

Coffee Call, 8 - 11 a.m., Caswell Conservancy Center, 42 Main St., Harrison.

Jumpin’ Janes Senior Fitness, 9 - 10 a.m. Mon., Wed., Fri., Bridgton Town Hall, North High Street. FMI 647-2402.

Taoist Tai Chi, 9 a.m., Beginner Class, Harrison Cong. Church.

Preschool Storytime, 10 - 11 a.m., Bridgton Public Library.

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. - noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Free Beginners Spanish Class, 3 - 4 p.m. downstairs, Bridgton Library.

Over 40 Men’s Basketball, 4 p.m., Brownfield/Denmark School.

Pickup Volleyball — 6:30 - 9 p.m., Casco Community Center gym, 940 Meadow Rd., Free, all levels welcome. Bring sneakers, water, knee pads. Call 627-4187 FMI and to reserve a spot.

SATURDAYS

Farmer’s Market, 9 a.m. - 12 p.m., United Methodist Chruch, 219 Main St., Bridgton.

Lovell Thrift Shop, 10 a.m. - noon, Lovell United Church of Christ.

Pickleball, 9 - 11 a.m., Harrison Elementary School, Naples Road.

Sebago Clothes Closet, 9 a.m. - noon, Warming Hut, Rte. 114, Sebago, next to Nazarene Church. FMI 787-2177.

Farmers’ Market, 9 a.m. - noon, Charlotte Hobbs Memorial Library, Lovell.

AA Meeting, O/BB/D/A/L, 7 - 8 p.m., Lovell Church of Christ, 1174 Main St.

AA Beginner’s & Group Mtgs., 7 - 8 p.m., Clyde Bailey Center, 1311 Roosevelt Trl., Raymond.

SUNDAYS

Ping Pong, 1 - 4 p.m., Bridgton Town Hall, North High St. All welcome, equipment provided free.

Alcoholics Anonymous, 6:30 p.m., Harrison Congregational Church.